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8/20/2014 | Stroman has plenty of rest, much to prove vs. Rays

Friday's series opener against the Rays will be Marcus Stroman's opportunity to demonstrate how well he can bounce back from a tough outing. The Blue Jays' right-hander will take the mound at Rogers Centre following the worst start of his young career, when he gave up five runs on five hits in just two-thirds of an inning against the White Sox last week. Stroman will oppose Drew Smyly, who has impressed the Rays since being acquired in the David Price trade.

8/20/2014 | Gibbons loses challenge as safe call at first stands

Blue Jays manager John Gibbons lost his challenge on a close call at first base during the seventh inning of Wednesday's 9-5 win over the Brewers.

8/20/2014 | Top of Toronto order sparks outburst in Milwaukee

The Blue Jays had their highest offensive output of the month to salvage at least one game on an otherwise disappointing road trip with a 9-5 victory over the Brewers in Wednesday's series finale at Miller Park.

8/20/2014 | Walk-free outing important way for Drabek to debut

Kyle Drabek has something positive to build from after a pair of scoreless innings vs. the Brewers on Tuesday night. The Blue Jays pitcher allowed one hit and struck out three in his first outing of the season at the big league level. It was a small step, but still an important one for a pitcher who has struggled through parts of four years in the Majors.

8/20/2014 | Morrow could return in September as reliever

Right-hander Brandon Morrow has been throwing side sessions off a mound and could re-join the Blue Jays at some point in September.

8/20/2014 | Labourt strikes out nine in win for Vancouver

Left-hander Jairo Labourt, the Blue Jays' No. 16 prospect, struck out a career-high nine batters in six scoreless innings on Tuesday as Class A Short Season Vancouver defeated Boise, 2-0.

8/19/2014 | Dickey, Blue Jays look to regroup vs. Brewers

The Blue Jays will look to R.A. Dickey to get them back on track on Wednesday afternoon as they wrap up their series against the Brewers at Miller Park. Jimmy Nelson will get the ball for the Brewers, who'll be looking to sweep the two-game series.

8/19/2014 | Blue Jays offense has quiet night in Milwaukee

J.A. Happ couldn't get through four innings while the Blue Jays offense was relatively non-existent in a 6-1 loss to the Brewers on Tuesday night at Miller Park.

8/19/2014 | Gibbons doesn't want hitters to change approach

Runs have been hard to come by for the Blue Jays this month but manager John Gibbons doesn't want to see his hitters change their approach especially when it comes to some of the bigger names in the lineup.

8/19/2014 | Encarnacion gets back in field at first base

An Interleague matchup vs. the Brewers meant Edwin Encarnacion got the start at first base for the first time since hitting the disabled list with a strained right quadriceps muscle.

8/18/2014 | Moseby returns to where his pro career started

Lloyd Moseby may not recognize much of present-day Medicine Hat, Alberta, but 36 years after he first arrived in the city, its people still recognize him.

8/18/2014 | A tale of two seasons: Blue Jays search for consistency

Canada's Wonderland is one of Toronto's biggest tourist attractions because of its wide variety of adventure rides, but the biggest roller coaster this summer can be found at Rogers Centre.

8/17/2014 | Blue Jays look to Happ to keep playoff hopes alive

Mike Fiers, who has transitioned into the Brewers' starting rotation, will face the Blue Jays' J.A. Happ in the series opener Tuesday at Miller Park.

8/17/2014 | Gibbons' and Ventura's challenges bookend game

Blue Jays manager John Gibbons challenged a play at the plate in the first inning and the initial ruling was overturned. In the eighth, White Sox manager Robin Ventura challenged a call at third but it was confirmed.

8/17/2014 | Blue Jays greats to join fans at luncheon

A star-studded list of former players and front office executives plan to attend the Sept. 15 fan appreciation luncheon in support of the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame.

8/17/2014 | Extra off-days give pitchers a chance to rest

Toronto contemplated the idea of skipping a starter, but ultimately decided to keep everyone on turn. That means each pitcher will make one start on an extra day's rest and an additional outing on two days' rest.

8/17/2014 | Blue Jays battle back but can't catch White Sox

Drew Hutchison gave up six earned runs in the first inning on two homers, including a grand slam, as the Blue Jays fell, 7-5, to the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on Sunday and dropped to 4-11 in August.

8/16/2014 | White Sox, Blue Jays seek momentum in finale

The White Sox and Blue Jays are each thirsting for a series win as they head into Sunday's rubber match at U.S. Cellular Field. Scott Carroll and Drew Hutchison will square off on the mound.

8/16/2014 | Blue Jays respond late to snap losing streak

Mark Buehrle turned in a typical performance in his return to Chicago's South Side, but the Blue Jays needed Melky Cabrera's clutch two-run double in the seventh to pull out a 6-3 victory over the White Sox on Saturday night.

8/16/2014 | Stroman back at work following tough outing

Marcus Stroman's performance against the White Sox on Friday night wasn't pretty, but it's also the type of outing in the long run that could turn into a learning experience for the young Blue Jays hurler.

8/16/2014 | Drabek relieved to get chance out of bullpen

Former top prospect Kyle Drabek is back with the Blue Jays, but this time it's in a very different role.

8/16/2014 | Jenkins sent to Triple-A for sixth time; Drabek recalled

Blue Jays right-hander Chad Jenkins was optioned to Triple-A Buffalo following Friday night's 11-5 loss to the White Sox, and right-hander Kyle Drabek was promoted from Buffalo in a corresponding move.

8/16/2014 | Buehrle returns to South Side to face White Sox

Blue Jays left-hander Mark Buehrle will make his first start at his old stomping grounds as a member of the opposition on Saturday when he squares off against John Danks and the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field.

8/15/2014 | Norris fans career-high 13 for Triple-A Buffalo

Blue Jays No. 1 prospect Daniel Norris struck out a career-high 13 batters in 5 2/3 innings Friday, helping Triple-A Buffalo defeat Lehigh Valley, 7-1.

8/15/2014 | Stroman, bullpen find too much of the plate

Starter Marcus Stroman worked just two-thirds of an inning, allowing five runs on five hits, and the Blue Jays bullpen offered little relief as Toronto dropped an 11-5 decision to the White Sox on Friday night in Chicago. Melky Cabrera hit a two-run homer.

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